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University of California, San Francisco Precision Medicine collection
AR 2012-23  
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Table of contents What's This?
  • Descriptive Summary
  • Access
  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Acquisition Information
  • Biography/Administrative History
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: University of California, San Francisco Precision Medicine collection
    Dates: 2013
    Collection Number: AR 2012-23
    Creator/Collector: University of California, San Francisco
    Extent: 0.25 linear ft. (1 box).
    Repository: UC San Francisco. University Archives
    Abstract: Collection includes materials that document the field of Precision Medicine at the University of California, San Francisco.
    Language of Material: English

    Access

    Collection is open for research.

    Publication Rights

    Copyright has not been assigned to the Library & Center for Knowledge Management. All requests for permission to publish or quote from material must be submitted in writing to the UCSF Archivist. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Library & Center for Knowledge Management as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the researcher.

    Preferred Citation

    University of California, San Francisco Precision Medicine collection. UC San Francisco. University Archives

    Acquisition Information

    Donated by Karen Butter in 2013.

    Biography/Administrative History

    Precision medicine is a new approach to medical care, characterized by utilizing data from the human genome and the molecular basis of disease, environmental factors, and patient electronic medical records. This model aims to make medical care predictive, preventative and precise.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    Includes Keith Yamamoto's presentation at the Executive Vice Chancellor & Provost Direct Reports meeting on March 18, 2013, as well as a document that he put together which provides more detail on the various components of Precision Medicine at UCSF. Also includes a transcript and DVD recording of the "Health Care Leaders Push for 'Precision Medicine,'" KQED Forum program aired on April 30, 2013. MeForYou.org (http://www.meforyou.org/) website is archived through Web Archiving Service.

    Indexing Terms

    Medical informatics
    Medicine--Information technology
    Information storage and retrieval systems--Medicine
    University of California, San Francisco